Paris Gare de Lyon train station is the main terminus for the Paris–Marseille route.The station also hosts regional trains and the city RER lines A and D. It is served by the Gare de Lyon metro station (lines 1 &14). The station is located in the 12th arrondissement, on the north bank of the river Seine, in the east of Paris.
The station is built on multiple levels and is a fine example of late 18th century architecture and is immediately recognisable by its clock tower.The station is home to the famous Le Train Bleu restaurant, which has been catering for travellers and diners since 1901 in a beautiful ornate setting.
Despite the classic design, the station has been thoroughly modernized to accommodate France's high-speed TGV trains serving south of the country as well as Switzerland and Italy.
To get here from your Eurostar train at Gare du Nord, just travel two stops on RER line D towards Melun/Malesherbes.
Transport from the station:
Areas served from this station:
TGV (High Speed Train)
Central and south-east France
Corail (Regional Train)
TER (Regional Train)
Transilien Line R (Paris Suburban Train)
RER Line A and D (Express Regional Network)
Connecting service into Spain via Montpellier
Metro lines with connections at Paris Gare de Lyon
Take bus 63
Direction 'Porte de la Muette' or walk
RER line D in direction 'Orry-la Ville / Coye' to 'Les Halles', then Metro line 4 to Montparnasse Bienvenue
Metro line 14
To get toCharles de Gaulle Airportfrom here you can
take the RER train line A3 or D1 to 'Chatelet les Halles' station where you can catch the RER train line B3 direct to the airport. You also have the option of using theAir France coach 'Les Cars'coach service between 7 am to 9 pm (every 30 mins) from Boulevard Diderot
just outside the station.
To get to
Orly Airport from Gare de Lyon take the RER line A train to Chatelet-Les Halles where you can catch the RER train line B2 or B4 to 'Denfert Rochereau' from where you can catch the
Orlybus direct to the airport or continue onto 'Antony' station (B4 only) and catch the Orlyval train to the airport.
13, Rue d'Amsterdam 75008 PARIS
GPS coordinates: 48.877868,2.324451
Do not leave your bags unattended.
Keep contact with your bags at all times (bag on shoulder, between feet, etc).
Do not accept offers of help from anyone at the ticket machines.
Only buy tickets from authorized sources.
Be aware of pickpockets.